Balkans

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Macedonia from Colorful to Electoral Revolution

As Macedonia’s early parliamentary election is fast approaching there are clear signs that Macedonia may experience something known as an “electoral revolution” following the tumultuous events of the past two ...
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Balkan Top 10 November 17th

Every Thursday we summarize for you the top 10 pieces of news from the Balkan region. Compiled by: Kristijan Fidanovski 10. Karadzic expresses suspicion at the number of cancer cases ...
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Albanian-Greek Relations: A Tragedy in the Making

Tensions have risen between Athens and Tirana as PM Edi Rama stated that Athens owes a lot to the Albanian-speaking population which had lived there for ages, such as the ...
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If you encountered posters for the local election campaign in Macedonia, you might get the idea that “Life is coming to Macedonia for everyone” (SDSM’s election slogan since the 2016 ...
The distribution of votes on October 15: the blue stands for SDSM and the red for VMRO-DPMNE

In the aftermath of the Macedonian local elections on October 15, The Vostokian interviewed its editor in chief Kristijan Fidanovski and its long-standing Macedonia contributor Aleksej Demjanski on some of ...
Belgrade, Serbia

Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe and the Western Balkans. Compiled by: Hristo Voynov and Eva Jovanova   Hungarian Foreign Minister ...
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This week, the Minister for European and Foreign Affairs, Mr. Ditmir Bushati presented  the draft law on “Protection of National Minorities in the Republic of Albania” in the Parliamentary Law ...
Golubac Fortress, Serbia

  Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe and the Western Balkans. Compiled by: Hristo Voynov and Eva Jovanova   A bill ...
The flags of Catalonia and Yugoslavia

In a 2016 article, Croatian journalist Marinko Čulić begged politicians from the ex-Yugoslav countries to stop “reviving Yugoslavia just so they can kill it again” in their anti-Yugoslav hysteria. A similar ...
Ljublja, Slovenia, by Janez Kotar

Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe. Compiled by: Eva Jovanova and Hristo Voynov   1.More than ten people have announced their candidacies ...
Ukraine Old Town Theater Downtown Lvov City Lviv

Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe. Compiled by: Hristo Voynov and Eva Jovanova   1. The US has, after years of discussion, ...
Gornji Vakuf - Uskoplje, Bosnia and Herzegovina

The ethnic war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, taking place from 1992-1995, was one of the worst armed conflicts in Europe after World War 2. Between 1 and 2 million people ...
Zapad

Each week we bring you the ten most important pieces of news from Eastern Europe. Compiled by: Hristo Voynov and Eva Jovanova   1. The long awaited and long feared Zapad ...